Archives of Maryland
(Biographical Series)

William Augustus Dashiell (1754-1780)
MSA SC 3520-16718


Archival Sources:

Baltimore County Register of Wills, Wills, William Augustus Dashiell, 1780, Liber 3, p. 345 [MSA C-437-19, 02/33/08/015].

Compiled Service Records of Soldiers Who Served in the American Army During the Revolutionary War, NARA M881, from

Land Office, Debt Books, Somerset County, Vol. 45, 1764, p. 13 [S12-203, 01/24/03/005].

Maryland State Papers, Series A, Pay Abstract, First Maryland Regiment, October-December 1776, box 1, no. 108, MdHR 6636-1-108 [MSA S1004-1-87, 1/7/3/25].

Return of the Maryland troops, 13 September 1776, Revolutionary War Rolls, NARA M246, folder 35, p. 85, from

Somerset County Prerogative Court, Inventories, Inventory of Louther Dashiell, 1765, Liber 88, p. 336 [MSA  S534-89, 01/12/01/033].

Somerset County Register of Wills, Wills, Anna Dashiell, 1773, Liber E.B. 4, p. 180 [MSA C-1815-4, 01/50/04/004].

Somerset County Register of Wills, Wills, Louther Dashiell, 1765, Liber E.B. 4, p. 115 [MSA C-1815-4, 01/50/04/004].

Published Sources:

Cordell, Eugene Fauntleroy. Medical Annals of Maryland 1799-1899. Baltimore: Medical and Chirurgical Faculty of Maryland, 1903.

Dryden, Ruth T. Stepney Parish Records of Somerset County Maryland. San Diego, California, 1988.

Gillett, Mary C. The Army Medical Department, 1775-1818. Washington, D.C.: Center of Military History, 1981.

Journal and Correspondence of the Maryland Council of Safety, 7 July: December 31, 1776, Archives of Maryland Online, vol 12.

Muster Rolls and Other Records of Service of Maryland Troops in the American Revolution, Archives of Maryland Online, vol 18.

Papenfuse, Edward C., et. al eds. A Biographical Dictionary of Maryland Legislature, 1635-1789 Vol. I. Archves of Maryland Online, vol. 426.

Steuart, Reiman. The Maryland Line. Baltimore: The Society of the Cincinnati of Maryland, 1971.


Maryland Gazette (Annapolis), 24 February 1774.

Maryland Gazette (Annapolis), 27 January 1774.

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